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Balancing risk and gain goes to the heart of power policy. We meet Ashley Brown, Exec. Director at Harvard Elec. Policy Group
Africa Energy Series – Charles Odita, Midwestern
August 8, 2017
Charles Odita, Managing Director and CEO of Midwestern Oil & Gas, talks about Nigeria's gas system.
Catalysts: Gas Complements Renewables; Macro-Economic Stability Drives Africa
August 3, 2017
We asked the leading voices in the African oil, gas and power business to give us their views on the drivers for change in the energy industry.
Clear Regulations are Vital
August 1, 2017
AOP talks to Lizel Oberholzer, Director of Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa Inc. about how legislation can move projects forward.
Slim Budgets will Target Key Projects
July 26, 2017
AOP talked to Robert Perkins, EMEA Editor for Oilgram News at Platts, about the challenges for Africa oil and gas markets.
Intra-African Trade Lacks Cohesiveness
July 25, 2017
AOP talks to Frank Monkam of Gunvor Group about trends in the trading sector.
The Rules of the Game
July 20, 2017
Dave Wright, Secretary General of the SANEA, talks about the importance of policy in Africa's power sector.
An African Diamond
July 10, 2017
Dr. ‘Layi Fatona, Managing Director of Niger Delta E&P, talks to AOP about the opportunities he sees in South Sudan.
The Cost of High Financing
July 3, 2017
Victoria Otieno, Managing Director of Alpha Commercial Bank, talks to AOP about the unique challenges of funding energy projects in South Sudan.
The Future Holds Great Promise
June 29, 2017
H.E. Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth, Minister of Petroleum of South Sudan, talks about the state of the energy industry.
Catalysts: Indigenous Companies & Low Oil Prices
June 14, 2017
Guillaume Quiviger, Senior Investment Manager for Vitol, and Adaku Ufere, Energy Practice Leader for Centurion Law Group talk catalysts for change.
S. Sudan One of Last Remaining Frontiers
June 12, 2017
Petronas talks about why South Sudan is an attractive market, and what conditions need to be improved.
Low Oil Prices Prompt Change
June 1, 2017
AOP talks to Adaku Ufere, Energy Practice Leader for Centurion Law Group, about what governments can be doing to make exploration more attractive in Africa.
When Risk Becomes Reality
May 31, 2017
AOP talks to Managing Director of UAP Old Mutual South Sudan Kris K. Mbaya about doing business in South Sudan.
A Unifying Force
May 29, 2017
AOP talks to H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima about new projects in Equatorial Guinea and more.
Traders Continue to Invest in Africa
May 24, 2017
Guillaume Quiviger, Senior Investment Manager of Vitol talks about how low oil prices impacted trading.
South Sudan Open for Business
May 18, 2017
Anuol Deng Kuoreng, Managing Partner of Awatkeer Law Chambers, talks doing business in South Sudan.
Boldly Exploring New Frontiers
May 10, 2017
Chairman of Oranto Petroleum Prince Engr Arthur Eze speaks about Oranto Petroleum’s recent deal with the government of South Sudan.
Catalysts: Diversification and Power Generation are Key
May 8, 2017
Dr. Benedict Okey Oramah and Thabo S. Thobejane on their catalysts for change in 2017.
Even Seemingly Impossible Ventures Have Solutions
May 4, 2017
CEO of Eagle Enterprise Michael Mading discusses the logistical challenges of operating in South Sudan
Africa Energy Series – Ashley Brown, Harvard Electricity Policy GroupOlder Entries
April 28, 2017
Ashley Brown, Executive Director of the Harvard Electricity Policy Group, says inadequate investment in Nigeria’s power sector explain the shortage of electricity. This is a clip from our latest Africa Energy Series documentary on Nigeria gas to power. The full version will air on CNBC Africa later in 2017.